Welcome to the 7th Belfast Film Festival, with an extended
11 day programme, giving you a veritable 7-Eleven
superstore filled with cinematic pleasures including:
drive–in movies, films on the river, Oscar nominees, local
talent, premieres, workshops and special guests.
Designed to help you maximise your enjoyment of our
programme, we would like to introduce our 2007 Festival
Pass alongside the new ‘If you like this, then try:’ format.
Other new offerings include a slice of the experimental in
‘Twisted Cornea ’, a focus on the local talent of the
renowned Seamus McGarvey, Director’s Retrospectives,
and our extended Festival Club, at the hottest new venue
in town, the Black Box.
A huge thanks to our regular partners and sponsors, our
juries, venues and core funders - NI Film & Television
Commission and Belfast City Council. We are delighted
and proud to welcome Mark Cousins to our board of
Directors. In addition we would like to thank and extend
a warm welcome to our new title sponsor Jameson Irish
So whether you’re a loyal fan or a new audience member
we offer you our most exciting programme to date. From
Japan to Austria - Iceland to India, join us as we shake
off the winter blues, greet the spring and embrace the best
of new independent cinema from across the globe.